|What countries/regions to you send volunteers to? Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, Ecuador, Fiji, Ghana, India, Japan, Malawi, New Zealand, South Africa, Vietnam|
|How long are your international volunteer placements? 3 months to 11/12 months|
|What age do you have to be to volunteer? Between 17 and 25|
|Can you volunteer as a group? Yes, can offer same geographical location, though not always same placements for groups.|
|When do your volunteering projects take place? January, June, August, September (depending on project)|
|What kind of activities to volunteers undertake? Teacher, English Teacher, Teaching assistant, Healthcare Officer, Medical placements, Outdoor activities/education, Environmental placements|
|Do you provide training before/during the placement? Yes: pre departure briefing, in country orientation, teaching skills course (where necessary), language skills course (where necessary).|
|Is there an upfront cost to volunteering with you? £1,990 contribution fee plus flights, insurance. Fundraising is encouraged and supported.|
|What's it all about?|
Lattitude Global Volunteering (formerly Gap Activity Projects) is an international youth development charity. We give young people the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of others through a range of distinctive, challenging, structured and supported international volunteering experiences in cultures and communities different from their own.
We have 40 years’ experience, and offer a wide range of placements types and locations – ranging from teaching in a Tibetan Monastery to acting as a camp counsellor in outdoor education centres in Canada.
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|Website: www.lattitude.ie and www.lattitude.org.uk|